Spring Summer 2013 color trends

Spring is portent of joy, new life, new hopes accompanied with the harmony of the nature and all its colors. The new season is reflected in people mood, plans, organization, new ideas and also in refreshing their look, wardrobe, makeup or home design.

As spring is symbol of rainbow colors include them in your daily routine, by using them in what you wear.

From best fashion designers here are the top colors trends of SS 2013 from strong hues to bright ones, a mix of luxury shades to rock this season:


yellow color trend

The sun color or lemon shades, bright up the collection of Spring 2013. The most used hue is that lemon color, seen at Oscar de la Renta, Michael Kors and Alice+Olivia. This color goes well as a dress, suit, skirt, shoes or bags. It looks good even printed or pattern way.

Classic White

white ss2013

White is a color that can be wear with everything, other colors or printed. It never goes out of style for spring or summer. But this year designers propose to wear white head to toe. There are lot of alternatives from crop tops, to dresses, suits, with lace parts or embroidered you can see them on Alexander Wang, Helmut Lang, Victoria Beckham collections.


tangerine color 2013

If last spring were very trendy neon and fluorescent colors, this year colors are different, bold or bright, orange is one of them. Choose a matte version instead of that shiny one and go with that classic look. Wear all orange or you can pair it with other hues like white, nude, pink or navy blue. Carolina Herrera proposed a laced version that looks really good. Try it.

 Shades of green

green shades ss2013

Different tones of green were seen on SS 2013 designer collections. Inspired by nature there are different shades like raw green, forest green, emerald green, lime green or the soft and gorgeous spearmint green. Especially chiffon fabric looks so pretty in mint color and gives the sensation of freshness. Of course you can pair them with nude that looks good with everything, but also with yellow, pink, turquoise and blue. What about emerald green? It’s so sophisticated, chic and perfect for women with strong personality. A perfect choice for events, or cocktail hour.


ss 2013 purple

Purple or plum color comes this season with different shades of pastels, deep purples or pattern. J.Mendel uses plum, peplum and printed version in a trendy outfit for Spring 2013. It looks god on floral dresses or blouses, chiffon or satin fabrics. Also seen at Vera Wang, Ralph Lauren, Elisabeth and James.

Pastel colors

pastel color outfit

Pastel colors really represent the season of spring when everything bloom and is life full. Warm colors like soft pink, candy yellow, mint, peach or coral are perfect shades for this season. They bring a feminine touch to your outfit that has inspired Charlotte Ronson, Diane Von Furstenberg and other designers.

Nude and natural

nude and neutrals

Like white, black also nude shades are timeless they are always fashionable because can be paired easily and looks good. These shades are very soft, sweet and sensual at the same time. Modern and elegant outfits can result with brown, red and orange combos.

Shades of blue

blue color trend 2013

This color come in so many shades from navy or ink blue to electric blue (cobalt) or ocean blue. Navy blue is most used in elegant outfits for special occasions. Cobalt was also a trend last year, it looks cool and modern on every women. Think about a mini dress or a blazer, paired with nude shades or take a look to Philip Lim, Jason Wu, Tommy Hilfiger to get an inspiration for your outfit.

The puppy red

red color outfit

Of course it cannot be missing the red color. But be careful when pairing it because is a strong hue, it’s better to wear it with black, gray and white. However you know that red drives men crazy so what are you waiting for?

Metallic shades

ss 2013 metallic

As we mentioned the metallic looks on Spring Summer 2013 fashion trends, we are talking about colors now and metallic shades are in vogue this season. Icy tones like silver were seen at Prabal Gurung, Marchesa, Lela Rose etc. Also bronzed or golden shine fabrics rocked the SS 2013 runways.

Hope we helped you to clarify you ideas and get inspired by our post.

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